Paisley Park Studio

Paisley Park Tours and Tickets

Paisley Park is Prince’s extraordinary private estate and production complex in Chanhassen. Fans have the unprecedented opportunity to experience first-hand what it was like for Prince to create, produce and perform inside this private sanctuary and remarkable production complex.

Throughout the experience, visitors will see artifacts from Prince’s personal archives, including iconic concert wardrobe, awards, musical instruments, artwork, motorcycles, rare music and video recordings.

Tickets are now on sale for tours through December 31, 2017. In addition, Paisley Park has announced that it is expanding and enhancing its tour options in addition to the current General Admission and VIP tours.

Tickets are only available online and in advance. Tour tickets are not available for purchase on-site at Paisley Park. 

Please be mindful that tours begin at specific times.  If you purchase a ticket for a tour that has already started, your ticket will be rendered invalid.

Please see age restrictions for specific tours below.

                                        

 Four Ways to Tour

General Admission ($38.50*)

Experience includes guided tours of the following:
  • Main floor of Paisley Park, including recording and mixing studios where Prince recorded, produced and mixed some of his biggest hits
  • Massive soundstage and concert hall where Prince rehearsed for concert tours and held exclusive, private events and concerts
  • Prince’s private NPG Music Club**
General Admission Average Tour Time: 70 minutes

* Additional $7.50 (service fee plus facility fee) per GA ticket . Once Early Purchase General Admission is sold out for a specific date/tour time, General Admission price becomes $50.00 per ticket plus service and facility fee for that specific date/tour time.

** NPG Music Club will not be included in tours on Sundays.

** Children under the age of 5 are not permitted on this tour.

VIP Tour ($100.00*)

VIP Tour experience includes a guided tour with an expert guide, who will personally take you throughout your Paisley Park experience, including:
  • Main floor of Paisley Park, including recording and mixing studios where Prince recorded, produced and mixed some of his biggest hits
  • Prince’s video editing suites and rehearsal rooms
  • Massive soundstage and concert hall where Prince rehearsed for concert tours and held exclusive, private events and concerts
  • Prince’s private NPG Music Club**
PLUS, only the VIP Tour Experience Offers:
  •  Guided tour with expert guide
  • A 30-minute longer tour experience – exclusively for VIP Tour guests
  • Tour additional rooms and studio areas – exclusively for VIP Tour guests
  • See additional artifacts from the Archives - exclusively for VIP Tour guests
  • Unique and exclusive photo opportunity – exclusively for VIP Tour guests
VIP Average Tour Time: 100 minutes

SPECIAL BONUS FOR VIP TOURS ON THURSDAYS AND SUNDAYS: On Thursdays, VIP tour ticket holders will have the unprecedented opportunity to record live vocals over a short segment of a Prince song in the legendary Studio B control room – the same studio where Prince recorded countless hits, including songs from Sign O’ The Times, Graffiti Bridge and Emancipation. VIP tour ticket holders who record in Studio B will be able to take the live mix home with them on USB that may be purchased at the Front Desk. On Sundays, VIP tours include Brunch until 3 pm, after each tour.

* Additional $11.75 (service fee plus facility fee) per ticket (includes one  parking pass per transaction).  

** NPG Music Club will not be included in tours on Sundays.

*** Please note that children under the age of 10 are not permitted on this tour.

The "Ultimate Experience" ($160.00*)

The “Ultimate Experience”, will provide the content of the traditional VIP tour plus exclusive access to new spaces and exhibits within Paisley Park.   As a more immersive way for fans to tour, the Ultimate Experience will be offered for a limited time on Mondays and Fridays alongside current General Admission and VIP tours, beginning August 14.  This new, wide-ranging tour will offer an expanded 3-hour guided tour and will include:
  • Access to studios A, B, and C
  • In addition, the Ultimate Experience will allow visitors to enjoy a private screening of exclusive video footage in Paisley Park’s editing suite.
  • The enhanced tour will also include a special audio playback session in the control room of Studio B.
  • Visitors on the Ultimate Experience will also have access to view archive items not displayed on the GA and VIP tours, providing a more in-depth museum experience. 
  • The Ultimate Experience also includes a specially prepared vegetarian meal at the conclusion of the tour.
    Ultimate Experience Average Tour Time: 3 hours

    * Additional $11.75 (service fee plus facility fee) per ticket (includes one  parking pass per transaction). 

    ** Note that archives featured in this white glove experience have been carefully selected by our expert archives team. While many archives in our collection are too fragile to be exhibited, these specific items will not be degraded over time.  The integrity and preservation of the collection will be maintained at all times.

    *** Please note that children under the age of 12 are not permitted on this tour.

        Paisley Park After Dark ($60.00*)

        On Saturday evenings, guests will be welcomed into the “Paisley Park After Dark” experience, in the tradition of the celebrated Paisley Park After Dark events hosted by Prince through the years. Tickets are assigned for a specific GA tour time. After your tour you are invited to stay until the After Dark event starts at 7:00 pm until 11:00 pm.  Please note:  As of September 2, After Dark events will only be held every other Saturday.

        Saturday Paisley Park After Dark experience includes:
        • Live DJ Dance Party in the NPG Music Club Room
        • General Admission tour of Paisley Park (VIP tours are not offered after 5:40 pm on Saturdays).

        In addition, Saturday nights, special dining selections will be available for purchase at the Paisley Park kitchen. Guests touring will be able to remain at Paisley Park until 11:00 p.m.

        * Additional $9.25 (service fee plus facility fee) per After Dark ticket (includes one parking pass per transaction).

         

        Tour Information

        You MUST bring an electronic or printed copy of your ticket for your scheduled tour and arrive on your scheduled date, prior to the start time of your tour. Please do not bring any unnecessary bags or belongings to Paisley Park.

        No Photos/Video Permitted

        No video or photos are allowed at Paisley Park including on your tour. If you bring a smart watch, cell phone and/or camera, they will be secured prior to your tour so that you will not be able to use them during your tour. If you are caught taking photos or videos at Paisley Park, you will be banned permanently from the property.

        Special VIP-Only Opportunity

        While there are no phones or cameras allowed, if you have purchased a VIP ticket, you can take advantage of a special VIP photo opportunity. To take advantage of this VIP opportunity, you will be required to buy a Paisley Park flash drive for $10 plus tax. The flash drive will be available for purchase during the tour.

        Parking for All Guests

        Unless you are otherwise informed via a separate email a few days prior to your tour date, guest parking will be at Paisley Park, located at 7801 Audubon Road in Chanhassen. Please have your ticket ready to present upon arrival for parking. Please arrive no more than 20 minutes prior to your scheduled tour time. If there are updates on parking instructions for your specific tour date/time, you will be notified via email with new details.

        For group and private tour inquiries, email info@officialpaisleypark.com.

        Terms and Conditions apply.